Quick Recipes

Raki

Rakı

Rakı is Turkey’s signature and national alcoholic beverage made of distilled grapes and aniseed. It is also called ‘Aslan Sütü’ in Turkey’s social life which means ‘Lion’s Milk’ in English. Rakı is the go-to drink for us to celebrate a new business or a birthday or to mute the pain of losing a loved one. On …

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Yogurt Soup

Yogurt Soup

Yogurt Soup or with another name Yayla Soup is one of the famous soups of classic Turkish cuisine. In our cuisine, there are countless varieties of soups, but only a few are very common in every region of Turkey and Yogurt Soup is one of them. In Turkish culture, Yogurt has a very special place. …

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Menemen

Menemen

Menemen is a delicious Turkish egg dish that can be considered the easiest dish of Turkish Cuisine. We love to eat this delicious Menemen dish at breakfasts, lunches, and even dinners. It may seem like an omelette to you from the photos, but I assure you that it is much more than an omelette. You …

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Turkish Red Lentil Soup

Turkish Red Lentil Soup

Turkish Red Lentil Soup is the most famous soup of Turkish cuisine. The main ingredients of this delicious soup are red lentils, flour, butter, onion, carrot, and potato. We called it ‘Mercimek Çorbası’ and for me, it is the king of soups. In Turkish cuisine, soups have a very special place and you can consider …

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